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About the Race
What about this rating stuff for my [insert boat name here]
Is a SSB radio required?
What kind of emergency help will be provided?
Do I need an emergency rudder?
What are the most common equipment failures that cause boats to drop out of the race?
How much food should I take?
If I have a watermaker, do I need to carry as much water?
Are the seminars required?
Is there a limit to the number of entries?
Where should I stay in Hawaii?
Can I sail through the reef at the finish?
What are some "don't miss" attractions in Hawaii?
Will I have to anchor out in Kaneohe?
Do I have to demonstrate my emergency steering?
If I have AIS, do I need RADAR?
What medical problems are likely, after seasickness?
When will my finish be?
When will my start be?
What's a simple way to secure the companionway?
Does everybody wear their safety harness all the time?
What's the most important item of safety gear?
Can the backup running lights be portable and battery powered?
What do you do at night?
Weather and Environment
What sources can I use for weather data?
What about hurricanes?
What about lightning?